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Joan Brumbaugh

March 23, 2018
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Mrs. Joan I. Brumbaugh, 87, formerly of Richmond, passed away on Friday, March 23 in St. Cloud Minnesota.
   Born on July 2, 1930 in Ocean Grove, New Jersey, she was the daughter of Clark and Julia Cox Heilman. She married Calvin J. “Cal” Brumbaugh, Sr. on August 7, 1948. They were blessed with two sons and 59 years of marriage before his death on August 16, 2007.  
   Joan lived in the Indianapolis and Richmond area most of her life. The past several years were spent between her home in The Villages, Florida and Golden Eagle Campground in Perham, Minnesota. She enjoyed camping, fishing and seeing the country.
   Joan will be missed by her sons, Calvin Brumbaugh Jr. and his wife, Deborah; James Brumbaugh; 7 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and several nieces & nephews.
   In addition to her parents and husband, Joan was preceded in death by her sister, Geraldine Bennett and brother, Clark Heilman.
   Joan’s life will be celebrated at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 31, at the Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. After services, all are invited to join the family for a time of food and fellowship in honor of and in memory of Joan.
   Visitation will be from 12-2 pm on Saturday, March 31, at the funeral home.
   Interment in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens will take place following the Easter weekend.
   In lieu of flowers, Joan’s family encourages making a contribution to the Circle U Help Center, PO Box 491, Richmond, IN 47374 or the food pantry of the donor’s choice.
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